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Study of Nitrate and Phosphorus at Iowa Golf Courses

Posted on May 26th, 2015

Keith E. Schilling and Matthew Streeter, Iowa Geological Survey, University of Iowa Ryan Adams, Department of Horticulture, Iowa State University   Nonpoint source pollution from nitrate-nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) contributes to nutrient enrichment in local streams and lakes and development of hypoxic (dead) zones in regional water bodies, including the Gulf of Mexico. In […]

Jason Vogelgesang

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Hydrogeologist,  Iowa Geological Survey Office: 104 OIGS Phone Number: 319-335-4231 E-mail: Education: M.S. Interdisciplinary Studies (Hydrogeology), The University of Iowa, B.S. Geoscience, The University of Iowa   IGS Program Involvement: Geophysics Program Data Preservation Program Water Resources Management Rock Library/Sample Repository GeoSam/Geologic Sample Database GeoCore/Core Sample Database   Research Interests: Electrical geophysical methods applied to local-scale […]

Stephanie Surine

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Geologist STATEMAP Program Coordinator Contact Information 340B Trowbridge Hall 319-335-3679 Education B.S. Geology, Grand Valley State University M.S. Geoscience, University of Massachusetts Research Interests Quaternary Stratigraphy Surficial Processes and Mapping Loess Studies in East-central Iowa Development of the Iowan Surface Iowa Landforms Paleoenvironmental Interpretations Major Responsibilities Lead Quaternary mapper and STATEMAP Program Coordinator. Researches […]

Matthew Streeter

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Soil Scientist Iowa Geological Survey Office: 340C Trowbridge Hall Phone Number: 319-335-1593 E-mail: Education: M.S. Soil Science (Pedology), Iowa State University, B.S. Agronomy (Soil and Environmental Science), Iowa State University Research Interests: • Soil health and agricultural crop production • Wetland soil restoration and hydrology • Agronomic soil sustainability • Soil and water interactions […]

Keith Schilling

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Research Scientist 340A Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 Office: (319-335-1422) Email:   Research Interests:  Hydrology   Interests: Surface and groundwater interaction, land use/land cover change, watershed modeling, nutrient fate and transport, sediment erosion and transport, floodplain processes, ecohydrology, time-series analysis, biogeochemistry   Publications: Streeter, M.T. and K.E. Schilling. 2015. A comparison of soil […]

Phillip Kerr

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Information Office: 340C Trowbridge Hall Phone: 319-335-1081 Email:   Education B.S., University of Iowa, Geoscience, 2013 Areas of Interest Quaternary mapping Landforms in Iowa Landscape development Periglacial Environments Quaternary Stratigraphy in the Midwest United States Publications The Surficial Geology of the Orchard Quad, Floyd and Mitchell Counties, Iowa 2015 The Surficial Geology of the New […]

Mike Gannon

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Hydrologist Iowa Geological Survey Office: 104 OIGS Phone Number: 319-335-1581 E-mail: Education: M.S. Hydrology, University of Arizona, B.S. Geology, University of Iowa   IGS Program Involvement: Water Resources Management (Coordinator)   Research Interests: Ground Water/Surface Water Interaction Groundwater Availability Modeling as a Regional Planning Tool Enhancement of Induced Recharge Drought Modeling and Assessment Quarry Dewatering […]

Ryan Clark

Posted on July 30th, 2014

340D Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 Office: (319) 335-4024 Mobile: (319) 321-5551 Email:     Areas of expertise: Bedrock geology, stratigraphy, groundwater resources, passive geothermal, water well drilling & construction, and geologic mapping     Background: 2014 – Present     Iowa Geological Survey (IIHR – Hydroscience & Engineering) – Geologist 2012 – 2014         Iowa Geological […]

Rick Langel

Posted on July 29th, 2014

Geologist, Iowa Geological Survey Office: 104 OIGS Phone Number: 319-335-4102 E-mail: Education: M.S. Geology, University of Iowa, B.S. with Distinction and Honors in Geology, University of Iowa   Research Interests: Geologic database/application development Groundwater processes and modeling Applications of GIS data to geologic problems   Major Responsibilities Develops, maintains, and coordinates GeoSam, which is the […]

Rock Library

Posted on July 3rd, 2014

The Oakdale Iowa Geological Survey (OIGS) facility houses an unusual collection called the “Rock Library”.  The Rock Library is a collection of rock samples that constitutes the primary resource for understanding Iowa geology. The library includes well chip samples from over 39,000 sites around the state, well core (cylinders of rock drilled for research programs) […]